Emily Drakas, PA-C, to Provide Care in Appleton
Emily Drakas, PA-C, is now on the medical staff of ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Appleton as a physician assistant specializing in general surgery. She is a member of the staff at Fox Valley Surgical Associates.
While studying at the University of Wisconsin, Emily completed bachelor’s degrees in biology and psychology. She earned her master’s degree in physician assistant studies at the UW-School of Medicine and Public Health where she was recognized for academic excellence. Her professional affiliations include the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Wisconsin Academy of Physician Assistants.
Outside of work, Emily loves to be outside running, swimming, playing yard games or grilling out. She also likes to attend live music events and explore new places through traveling.
For more than 100 years, ThedaCare™ has been committed to finding a better way to deliver serious and complex healthcare to patients throughout Northeast Wisconsin. The organization serves over 200,000 patients annually and employs more than 7,000 healthcare professionals throughout the region. ThedaCare has seven hospitals located in Appleton, Neenah, Berlin, Waupaca, Shawano, New London and Wild Rose as well as 34 clinics in 9 counties. ThedaCare is the first in Wisconsin to be a Mayo Clinic Care Network Member, giving our specialists the ability to consult with Mayo Clinic experts on a patient’s care. ThedaCare is a non-profit healthcare organization with a level II trauma center, comprehensive cancer treatment, stroke and cardiac programs as well as a foundation dedicated to community service. ThedaCare Regional Cancer Center in Appleton opened in February. For more information, visit www.thedacare.org or follow ThedaCare on Facebook and Twitter.